Dirty Jobs

2003, TV Show

Full Episodes(163)

Latest Episode: Outback Treasure Hunter

Sep 12, 2012 Season 7 Episode 4 watch on (Paid)

Mike and crew travel deep into the Australian Outback to strike it rich with a group of crusty opal miners. It's a dirty adventure with dangerous work and extreme temperatures. A fly infestation almost brings production to a halt.

100th Dirty Job Special

Jun 26, 2007 Season 1 Episode 34

The two-hour special will be hosted by Mike Rowe as he introduces his work with the United States Army. Mike will share stories from behind the scenes and answer viewer mail as he unites the US with the dirtiest jobs, and funniest moments of the show.
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Mike's Day Off Special

Dec 26, 2007 Season 1 Episode 26

Mike Rowe challenges his bosses to see if they have what it takes to get dirty. The two executive producers responsible for sending Mike out to the dirtiest jobs around the country are going to roll up their sleeves and attempt a dirty job of their own.
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Parade Float Dismantler

Jun 20, 2006 Season 1 Episode 24

Mike Rowe faces his fear of parades when he is hired on at a company that is responsible for dismantling floats from the Tournament of Roses Parade. It's a dirty job that will forever change the way you look at parades.
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Alligator Farmer

Dec 27, 2005 Season 1 Episode 19

Mike visits one of the dirtiest places on earth, a sugar mill. Firefighters teach Mike how to light a building on fire, put it out and then he visits a menacing alligator farm.
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Turkey Farmer

Dec 20, 2005 Season 1 Episode 18

Mike examines the short lives of turkeys then it's off to a potato farm. Mike also removes sewage from a water treatment plant as well.
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Avian Vomitologist

Dec 13, 2005 Season 1 Episode 17

Mike travels the country lending a helping hand at the Colorado marble quarry, collects owl vomit. He wrangles and learns how to palpitate a cow to check for pregnancy.
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Chimney Sweeper

Nov 08, 2005 Season 1 Episode 16

The tricks of the trade are taught to Mike at the Chimney Sweeping Safety Institute. He travels to Canada to dive into frigid water for sunken logs which will be made into expensive furniture. Mike's hired by a scrap metal recycling plant to sort cans.
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Micro Algae Man

Nov 01, 2005 Season 1 Episode 15

"Never been dirtier. Ever. Looked like I was wearing mascara for a week after we wrapped. Humiliating, funny, and emotionally damaging. BBQ's are still traumatic."
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Dec 06, 2005 Season 1 Episode 14

Mike Rowe steps into the shoes of a cobb home builder and teams up with the Bee man to evict a swarm of angry bees hidden inside a church building. He recovers grease at a Mexican restaurant and learns to convert cooking oil into gasoline alternative.
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Oct 18, 2005 Season 1 Episode 13

Mike Rowe climbs aboard a shrimp boat to help determine this year's shrimping season. He goes to America's largest swamp to team up with a man who catches crawfish for a living. With tire recyclers, he sorts and organizes thousands of tires.
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Cheese Maker

Oct 11, 2005 Season 1 Episode 12

Mike Rowe gets a taste of what it's like to work as a Zookeeper at the San Francisco Zoo. He then teams up with Vermont cheese makers to learn how to turn four thousand gallons of milk into world famous cheese, and mixes volcanic ash mud baths.
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Ostrich Farmer

Oct 04, 2005 Season 1 Episode 11

Join Mike Rowe as he rolls up his sleeves and gets dirty on a Hawaiian coffee bean plantation; as he learns how to nurse an injured sea lion pup back to health; and as he works as an ostrich farmer in the California desert.
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Hot Tar Roofer

Sep 27, 2005 Season 1 Episode 10

Mike Rowe rolls up his sleeves and gets filthy dirty as he tackles the profession of hot tar roofing a church rooftop that needs to be replaced.
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Sludge Cleaner

Aug 31, 2005 Season 1 Episode 9

Mike Rowe gets dirty as he works with surfboard shaper Matt Barker. Mike masters the art of shaping a surfboard from Styrofoam. And Mike goes underground into a greasy pit of sludge as he joins an environmental company that recycles the gunky grime.
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Aug 23, 2005 Season 1 Episode 8

Mike Rowe joins exterminators in their war against rats and bugs. After crabbing in the Chesapeake Bay, Mike learns the fascinating art of shelling crabs. As a blacksmith farrier, Mike makes horseshoes out of raw steel and attempts to shoe a horse.
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Chick Sexer

Aug 16, 2005 Season 1 Episode 7

Mike Rowe gets dirty as an Iowa chick sexer. Every Friday there are over 80,000 chicks born at the Murray McMurray Hatchery and it's Mike's job to sort the boys from the girls by the end of the day when they're shipped out to farms around the country.
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Pig Farmer

Aug 19, 2005 Season 1 Episode 6

Mike Rowe steps into the shoes of an Iowa pig farmer where he faces the challenges of feeding and cleaning up after hundreds of dirty pigs. Then Mike learns how to care for a new litter of piglets, and artificially inseminates a female pig.
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Sewer Inspector

Aug 02, 2005 Season 1 Episode 5

Mike Rowe steps into the shoes of a sewer inspector in San Francisco, and enlists a disaster clean up crew after a Brooklyn toilet explodes from a sewer backup. He then joins up with a demolition company where he works as part of a deconstruction crew.
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Chinatown Garbage Collector

Jul 26, 2005 Season 1 Episode 4

Dirty Jobs: Mike Rowe assumes the responsibilities of a Garbage Collector as he takes to the streets of San Francisco's Chinatown. After carrying several tons of garbage down the narrow corridors and steep staircases of Chinatown, Mike moves onto Recycle Central...
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Roadkill Cleaners

Nov 21, 2003 Season 1 Episode 3

It takes a unique man to dive in to some of the muckiest places in the world. Dive into gator infested waters to score some lost golf balls, and see the professionals who keep our roads free of roadkill.
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Worm Dung Farmer

Nov 14, 2003 Season 1 Episode 2

Host and Everyman Mike Rowe scour the bottom of creek to find the granddaddy of all catfish, brave the underground and underappreciated world of septic tank cleaners and check out a farm that specializes in worm poop.
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Bat Cave Scavenger

Nov 07, 2003 Season 1 Episode 1

Host and Everyman Mike Rowe tackles dirt, grime and some other not-so-nice substances. Visit a cave where bat guano (aka poop) is collected for some of the best fertilizer in the world, and discover the dirty secret behind major league baseball.
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Dirty Jobs Clips & Interviews collapse view

Death Stench
External Fart
Dirty Jobs: Crocodile Safety
Killing Evidence
Dirty Jobs - Pick Pick Pick
Dirty Jobs - Alley No More
Dirty Jobs- Lemur Attacks Mike Rowe
One Crazy Job
Mike Rowe Target Practice
Dirty Jobs- Teamwork Is Overrated
Dirty Jobs: Special Effects
Hot-Blooded Host
Mike Rowe Bathes a Liger
The Pit
Dirty Jobs- Lobster Tales

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